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Jason Miller discovers the Wedge Document — Can you say out of touch and behind the times?

Can You Say Hidden Agenda? by Jason Miller August 6, 2006 at 21:17:33 The Discovery Institute’s True Raison d’être and Why We Need to Be Deeply Concerned Discovery Institute, a Seattle-based think tank which champions socially conservative causes, has become heavily invested in the “debate” between Darwinists and those who wish to introduce Intelligent Design Read More…

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Robyn Williams and the facts of nature

Bill Dembski’s post on an Australian anti-ID tract, creationism’s belligerent cousin , quotes the science broadcaster Robyn Williams in an interview with scijo Deborah Smith, regarding the alleged defects of the human (and marsupial) body: And the technique appears to have been slapdash or confused: “Halitosis, farting, vaginal discharge, reflux, snoring, rheumatism, warts, smelly armpits, Read More…

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Another ID epithet — “Creationism’s belligerent teenage cousin”

The gods must be crazy if they call this intelligence Robyn Williams insists the intelligent design movement is as sinister as it is wrong, writes Deborah Smith. ROBYN WILLIAMS’S heart sank this week when he listened to people from Toowoomba on the radio blithely rejecting the latest scientific evidence on the quality of recycled water Read More…

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Liberalism as social policy arm of materialism – or even Kansas isn’t in Kansas any more

Recently, an analyst of the Kansas state science standards controversy drew my attention to the fact that “every newspaper in southeast Kansas was against the standards and went out of their way to promote the candidacy of [x’s] opponent and his defeat.” Yes, I’ll bet. Most media people are liberals. And just as materialism is Read More…

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Some of my best friends are . . .

What can I say? Michael Shermer is a mensch!  . . . In a refreshing departure from the personal animosity that characterizes much of the evolution-ID conflict, Shermer notes that he has had amicable debates, and shared friendly meals and car rides, with mathematician-philosopher William A. Dembski and other ID proponents. . . . MORE: “Intelligent Read More…

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Evolutionary biologist Jerry Coyne: Stop that Coult!

Apparently, pundette Ann Coulter has continued to say unnice things about Darwinists and Darwinism (gasp! Say it ain’t so!): Interviewer Charlotte Allen: Many arguments in favor of Darwinian evolution strike me as actually being arguments against the existence of God–that is, why would a creator create tapeworms, disease viruses, and other bad things? Why do Read More…

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University of Kansas: Behe vs. 6 Darwinists (Dawkins, Miller, Scott, etc.)

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The University of Kansas is sponsoring a three-month series of lectures about evolution and intelligent design, and organizers hope it will spark a broad public discussion….  The only speaker who appears to support intelligent design is Michael Behe, a Lehigh University biochemistry professor and author. (Hat Tip: Mike Gene of TelicThoughts)  More…

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Creation and evolution back on the Pontiff’s agenda

Professor Ratzinger goes back to school. After Islam last year, Darwin topic this year Evolution will be the focus of the upcoming seminar between the pope and his former students in Castel Gandolfo. Meanwhile, Jesuit scholar Christian W. Troll has updated his analysis of progressive Muslim thinkers by Sandro Magister ROMA, August 2, 2006 – Read More…